"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )